LEADERSHIP

KELLY GARNER

FOUNDER / CEO

Kelly Garner is the Founder and CEO of Treefort Media. Since starting the company in early 2018, Treefort was behind the hit true-crime investigative series FATAL VOYAGE: THE MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF NATALIE WOOD, which was #1 on Apple Podcasts, garnered more than 15 million downloads, and was named a Webby Honoree for Best Series. Before founding Treefort, Garner served as VP of Development at Syfy Network and Wilshire Studios/UCP at NBCUniversal. He was also VP of Development at Pilgrim Studios and was a producer at Mark Burnett Productions. As a career producer and development executive, Garner has created and produced award-winning TV series and documentaries for nearly every broadcast, cable, and streaming platform. Garner is a graduate of Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and is based in Los Angeles, where Treefort is headquartered.

LISA AMMERMAN

Partner, EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lisa Ammerman is a Partner and Executive Producer at Treefort Media. With over 20 years of experience as a television producer, she was more recently the Vice President, Talent Booking at CBS Entertainment where she was responsible for creating customized publicity and integrated marketing opportunities for top-tier talent across all platforms. Prior to that role, she spent seven years as Senior Producer on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, where she earned a Peabody Award for a special program on Archbishop Desmond Tutu. She also served as a producer on the Emmy nominated primetime documentary Live From New York: The First 5 Years of SNL. Ammerman earned a Master’s from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. 

THOM MONAHAN

Partner, SENIOR PRODUCER

SOUND ENGINEER

Thom is a partner and senior Producer, mixer, and sound engineer with dozens of credits including producing for Neko Case, Vetiver, Jonathan Wilson, Fruit Bats, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, and Peter Bjorn and John as well as remixed tracks for Phoenix. Songs produced by Monahan have appeared on a number of hit television shows including Bojack HorsemanNashvilleWeedsParenthoodGrey's Anatomy, and Entourage.